Diagnosis Coding & Mapping In-Depth Review - April 15th

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Item Number: FH54b
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Manufacturer: Polaris Group


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(2CECs Nurses-Provided for Live Training)

April 15, 2020

1:00 PM (ET)
12:00 PM Central
11:00 AM Mountain
10:00 AM Pacific
09:00 AM Alaska
07:00 AM Hawaii

Approx. 2 hours

Does your Medicare Team understand how to use the Mappings?  You must learn to select the primary reason for admission, and use accurate codes on the MDS in Section I0020B to ensure optimal Clinical Category for PT, OT, and SLP components of the rate.  Understanding the Clinical, NTA, and SLP Mappings is critical to understanding the process.  Also, Do not miss out on comorbidity qualifiers for Non-Therapy Ancillary (NTA) and SLP components from Section I.


Training Content:

  • How to code Section I accurately

  • Review of ICD-10 codes for SLP & NTA comorbidities
  • Tips on which codes to use and how to support coding
  • Hospital Procedure coding implications on MDS
  • How to use ICD-10 Mapping Spreadsheet including clinical, NTA, and SLP tabs
  • CMS Issues with current Mapping Spreadsheets
  • Selection of the Primary SNF Diagnosis for I0020B and effect on Mapping
  • Mapping Examples and PDPM Payment Impact
  • Deep Dive into coding choices and impact on PDPM

Learning Objectives:
  • Ability to code Section I correctly

  • Demonstrate understanding of how to utilize the Clinical, NTA, and SLP Mapping Spreadsheets
  • Understand the correlation between I0020B diagnosis and default clinical category achieved in the Clinical Mapping



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  • DON
  • Nursing Managers
  • Billing
  • Therapy  
Three days prior to the Webinar, you will receive an email with instructions for accessing the webinar.  A phone call-in number and access code as well as directions for accessing the webinar via the internet will be provided.  We strongly recommend you go online approximately 10 minutes prior to the session to ensure there are not technical difficulties.
In addition to the expertise and advice presented during this webinar, you'll have an opportunity to have your questions answered. The training material will be provided prior to the webinar date via email with PDF attachments.  Please open and print the PDF file before the day of the webinar or at least 1 hour prior to the scheduled webinar in order to get any issues resolved in a timely manner.

Polaris Group is an approved provider of Continuing Education Credits (CECs) by the the Boards in Florida and California. For those Nurses participating in a live webinar:

  • Credits for Nursing accepted in all states except Iowa.

Nurses must complete and return these three (3) documents to obtain Credits:

  • Evaluation Form
  • Participant Information Form
  • Post-Test

Polaris Group will issue Certificates for Credits to the facility contact person for distribution to participants.


  • Participation in the call is just $149 for Live only or $202 for Live with USB, per site and allows access to ONE phone line for an unlimited number of people to listen.  
  • A link to register on Go To Meeting will be emailed to you.  Registering on Go To Meeting after you register for this session on our website is required.  The registration on Go To Meeting will give you access to download the handout for this session and provide you with the call-in information and link to view the webinar.
  • We recommend that you call in 5 minutes early!
  • USB orders will be filled after the date of the live training, please allow 2-3 weeks for delivery of these orders.

You may choose from the following training options:

  • Live Training, $149
  • Live Training with USB, $202 plus shipping
  • USB Only, $122 plus shipping